ERIC Number: EJ601276
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Educating America: The Nineteenth-Century Common School Promise in the Twentieth Century, A Personal Essay.
DeMitchell, Todd A.
International Journal of Educational Reform, v9 n1 p79-86 Jan 2000
Common-school reformists advocated a common curriculum, state financial support and control, a professional teaching force, a social-reform component addressing crime and poverty, and the Americanization of immigrants. This article examines past and possible manifestations of common-school philosophy in contemporary school settings. (Contains 25 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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